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HLC160 Chpt4 Patient Care Abbreviations

HLC160 Chpt4 Patient Care Abbreviations
STUDY
PLAY
BRP
bathroom privledges
CP
chest pain
DC, D/C
Discharge, discontinue
ETOH
ethyl alcohol
pt
patient
RRR
regular rate and rhythm
SOB
shortness of breath
Tr
treatment
Tx
treatment or traction
VS
vital signs
T
temperature
P
pulse
R
respiration
BP
blood pressure
Ht
height
Wt
weight
WDWN
well-developed and well-nourished
y.o.
year old
#
number or pound: if before the numeral it means number (e.g., #2 = number two); if after the numeral, it means pound (e.g., 150# = 150 pounds)
cbc
complete blood count
cxr
chest x-ray
UA
Urinalysis